siur

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *swesūr, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

siur f

  1. sister
  2. kinswoman, female relation

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
siur phiur unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • siur” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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